Industry News

BACA Bikes the Lake at EBACE! 27-28 May 2018

31st January 2018

In partnership with members PrivateFly and TAG Aviation, we are organising a BACA cycle challenge in Geneva, in aid of our charity for 2018, fly2help. Teams of five will cycle approx 180km around Lake Geneva, over the two days. Further details will be announced over the coming weeks. An entry fee will be charged, including… Read more

Dayle Hauxwell, Doncaster Sheffield Airport

31st January 2018

Dear Members, On behalf of Doncaster Sheffield Airport, it is with great sadness and regret that we have to share with you the following message about the passing of Dayle Hauxwell, Head of Cargo for DSA, following a short illness. Dayle Hauxwell, 1970 – 2018 As you may know, Dayle was diagnosed with Cancer in… Read more

BACA to deliver a winning hand for ACE 18

22nd January 2018

  BACA CEO Dave Edwards met Robert Walters of London Biggin Hill Airport and Mark Ranger of EBAN and Charter Broker magazines to officially launch ACE 18, the annual charter broker exhibition and conference. ACE18 will take place at London Biggin Hill Airport on September 11th 2018. Building on the success of ACE 17 Edwards… Read more

Use of Wi-Fi on private aircraft

18th December 2017

It would appear from feedback we have received recently, that some brokers and even Operators are still struggling to implement the authority and use of Internet on Business aircraft.  We have therefore drawn up a very general document which outlines Wi-Fi background and usage and some suggestions that may assist you all in cutting out… Read more

BACA Chairman’s Charity for 2018

28th November 2017

Chairman Richard Mumford has chosen fly2help as the BACA charity for 2018. BACA is very excited about engaging this extremely worthwhile charity and whilst we know that many of our members are already familiar with them, we are confident that we can make a real difference to the charity. Representatives from fly2help will join us… Read more

EBACE Networking Reception

22nd November 2017

BACA will keeping with recent tradition and holding a Networking Reception on Tuesday 29th May at Mr Pickwick at 80 Rue de Lausanne from 6-9pm. Join us at this event for networking and refreshments. Sponsorship opportunities are available! For further details, contact Madeleine Puzey, Business & Events Manager at * Collect your wristband from… Read more

ACE 2018

22nd November 2017

Following the enormous success of the Air Charter Expo in 2017, BACA’s first dedicated event for conferences and training, we are delighted to confirm that we will co-host the event again for 2018. ACE’18 will take place on 11th September at London Biggin Hill Airport. A number of exciting opportunities to sponsor and exhibit are… Read more

BACA Luncheons 2018

30th October 2017

The Spring Lunch will take place at Merchant Taylors Hall on 25th April 2018 The Autumn Lunch and Excellence Awards will take place at Guildhall on 3rd October 2018

BACA makes a series of appointments to drive the ambitious development of the Association

23rd October 2017

Dave Edwards has been appointed to the role of BACA CEO. The part-time appointment is part of BACA’s strategy to drive the Association forward. In addition to Edwards’ appointment, Madeleine Puzey has been promoted to the role of Business and Events Manager and a new administration role has been created which sees Nicki Baynes providing… Read more

BACA Awards Winners 2017

18th October 2017

On 18th October 2017 the BACA Excellence Awards and Autumn  Lunch took place at London’s fabulous Guildhall. Some fantastic nominations were received by our members and the winners were as follows:-   Passenger Charter Airline of the Year Winner: Titan Airways – sponsored by Air Charter Service Cargo Charter Airline of the Year Winner: Volga… Read more